Tuesday, September 07, 2004
BBC NEWS | UK | Scotland | McConnell's legislative speech
BBC NEWS | UK | Scotland | McConnell's legislative speech: "The Charity Law Bill will increase public confidence in charitable giving. Scotland has a large charitable sector and a strong tradition of volunteering. We have to nurture it - charities build community infrastructure, they create opportunities, they deliver vital public services, often to our most vulnerable people, they intervene when the market fails and they make a significant contribution to growing our economy. "